Traditional Korean quilt technique requires keen attention to detail, patience, and dedication. With the arrival of the modern sewing machine, traditional quilting largely disappeared, yet master Kim Haeja remains steadfastly committed to the traditional ways of her craft. Designated Important Intangible Cultural Property No. 107 by the Korean government, Haeja Kim shares life’s lessons learned in the crafting of her quilts and textiles.
Thursday, March 24, 2011
6:30PM Gallery Talk and Q&A
Asia Week 2011 Gallery Talk
THREADING LIFE: A Lecture by Quilt Master Haeja Kim
Korean Traditional Quilt Artist, Important Intangible Cultural Property No. 107
The Korea Society
950 Third Avenue @ 57th Street, 8th Floor